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Money Talks: Alternative Financing Might Be Right for Your Business
Financing

Money Talks: Alternative Financing Might Be Right for Your Business

Skipping the bank is now easier -- and more popular -- than ever.
Stephen Sheinbaum
Google Launches Program to Help Small Businesses Become More Visible
Google

Google Launches Program to Help Small Businesses Become More Visible

The web giant's latest initiative provides online and in-person assistance to help small business owners throughout the U.S. list their companies on Google Search, Google Maps and Google+.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Do This to Prevent Cybercrime and Save Your Business from Disaster
Cybercrime

Do This to Prevent Cybercrime and Save Your Business from Disaster

Cyber attacks are not a matter of "if" but "when."
Kari Warberg Block
How Two New Trade Agreements Can Propel Your Growth
Free Trade

How Two New Trade Agreements Can Propel Your Growth

Small business runs on free trade. Two new agreements could have a big impact.
Susan Solovic
4 Tax Code Changes Small-Business Owners Should Know About
Taxes

4 Tax Code Changes Small-Business Owners Should Know About

With deadlines approaching soon, utilize these tax breaks, credits and deductions.
Mike D’Avolio
Recent Survey Provides a Great Look at Today's Entrepreneur [Infographic]
Entrepreneurs

Recent Survey Provides a Great Look at Today's Entrepreneur [Infographic]

Just who is starting businesses in the U.S., and what makes them tick?
David Nilssen
Finding a Good Small Business Job is Getting Harder
Hiring

Finding a Good Small Business Job is Getting Harder

Small businesses are doing a lot more without having to hire new workers.
Scott Shane
The Credit-Card Survival Kit Your Small Business Needs (Infographic)
Infographics

The Credit-Card Survival Kit Your Small Business Needs (Infographic)

A credit card can be very helpful to a fledgling small business, if you know how to make the most of it.
Carly Okyle
For Small Businesses, Positive Change Is On the Horizon
Small Businesses

For Small Businesses, Positive Change Is On the Horizon

These three pressures building in the small-business sector are going to help jump start a revolution in how things are done.
Chris Myers
3 Ways Your Startup Can Earn the Trust of Prospective Clients
Trust

3 Ways Your Startup Can Earn the Trust of Prospective Clients

People buy from whom they trust, and they trust who they know. So what do you do when your business is new and has no track record?
Gregg Schwartz
Twitter Courts Businesses With Option to Promote Their Most Popular Tweets
Twitter Marketing

Twitter Courts Businesses With Option to Promote Their Most Popular Tweets

The social network's new 'quick promote' feature lets you turn your business's top tweets into ads in two clicks.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Top 5 Challenges Facing Businesses Now
Marketing

Top 5 Challenges Facing Businesses Now

Building a team and generating the revenue to pay for growth preoccupy businesses of all sizes.
John Rampton
Passion, Freedom and Impact: The 3 Ingredients of Business Success
Entrepreneur Mindset

Passion, Freedom and Impact: The 3 Ingredients of Business Success

When all three work together, you can experience the pure joy of entrepreneurship.
Clate Mask
What's the One Task Most Small-Business Owners Loathe?
Accounting

What's the One Task Most Small-Business Owners Loathe?

The more time that owners spent running their businesses, the more they loathed this task.
Mike Kappel